Not all homes in Darien are multi million dollar estates, on the water. The price of admission to this tony town of Darien is often much less than you might imagine.Condominiums in town are the most obvious choice to entry with pricing starting in the 400's and going up to $1.8 million or so for the new Kensett development. So what's in between if you want to take advantage of Darien,CT's waterfront community, one hour commute, and award winning schools. Case in...Continue Reading!
Tucked away just off the Post Road on the Darien/Norwalk border is a small enclave eight homes known as Highmeadow.These homes,built in 2001 have never traded on the open real estate market but instead have been lovingly transferred from owner to owner privately. Such is the demand for these homes. They are a cross between a single family home and condominium. Residents own the property the house sits on but not the common areas which are maintained by the homeowners...Continue Reading!
Ive been writing here and elsewhere about the new development in Darien called Kensett. It is a development of 60 or so luxury condominium homes here in town. Until now, the models have been under construction but they are now ready to be shown. Of course, Id be happy to show anyone who wishes to make an appointment but there's another way to see them as well. Next Thursday October 18 from 6-8PM I will be hosting a model home viewing...Continue Reading!
I've published a snapshot report of how the real estate market in Darien fared over this past year. In spite of gloomy reports from other markets around the county, Darien is bouncing back from a poor 2009. All the numbers are headed in the right direction for recovery,owing largely to the recuperation on Wall Street. For those of you who don't know,Darien, Ct is to Wall Street what Silicon Valley is to Northern California.It's the engine that drives this market. As ...Continue Reading!
Having just sent my last child off to college this fall,my husband and I have been strongly considering downsizing.We don't want the hassle of grass to mow and plow but still need space for the three kids when they come home for the holidays.We aren't quite ready to move but I did find a great free standing condo in the Silvermine area of Norwalk in a small development called, The Falls. Built in the 1980's, The Falls at Silver Creek has...Continue Reading!